The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 75 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 23 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.83% 1.39% 1.62%
As % of the Applications category 10.09% 8.18% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 17
Average salary £42,000 £62,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.80% +127.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
MS Project
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
228 220 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.15% 17.04% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 168 190 132
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £67,950
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS Project
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Essex region.

MS Project Salary Trend in Essex

MS Project
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 6 £38,500 -
Basildon -4 5 - -
Chelmsford -6 1 £30,000 -57.14%
MS Project
East of England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 24 (61.54%) Project Management
2 22 (56.41%) PRINCE2
3 21 (53.85%) MS Office
4 15 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 15 (38.46%) Finance
5 13 (33.33%) MS Visio
6 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 12 (30.77%) Degree
7 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (25.64%) PMI
7 10 (25.64%) PMP
7 10 (25.64%) PMI Certification
7 10 (25.64%) SDLC
8 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (15.38%) P3O
9 6 (15.38%) Programme Management
10 5 (12.82%) Change Management
10 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
11 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
12 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (7.69%) EDI
12 3 (7.69%) MS Access
12 3 (7.69%) .NET
12 3 (7.69%) HTML
12 3 (7.69%) SQL
12 3 (7.69%) VB
12 3 (7.69%) QA
12 3 (7.69%) Resource Management
12 3 (7.69%) Project Planning

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (53.85%) MS Office
2 15 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 13 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) French Language
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 8 (20.51%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) EDI Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) EDI Developer
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Project Support Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Project Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Programme Planner
7 1 (2.56%) Information Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Project Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) PMO Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Information Systems Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) PMI
2 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) APACS
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Project Management
2 22 (56.41%) PRINCE2
3 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (25.64%) SDLC
4 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 5 (12.82%) Change Management
6 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.69%) Web Development
8 3 (7.69%) Resource Management
8 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.69%) Dependency Management
8 3 (7.69%) Coaching
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.13%) Document Management
9 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Critical Path Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
1 3 (7.69%) VB
2 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
2 2 (5.13%) VBA
2 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 10 (25.64%) PMP
2 10 (25.64%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) P3O
2 3 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) HP
2 1 (2.56%) NCR
2 1 (2.56%) VeriFone
2 1 (2.56%) Gemalto
2 1 (2.56%) Ingenico